|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)|
|Students with disability||9%|
|Student to faculty ratio||10:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,800 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Lynchburg College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 5,223 applications and 3,331 students were granted admission. Lynchburg College is at the #62 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 33% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 91% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||920 to 1120|
|ACT||19 to 25|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Lynchburg College's tuition was $35,650 for all students regardless of residency (33.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Lynchburg College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 31% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,158 (which is 5.5% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lynchburg College in 2016-2017, was 370, which is 70% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,545 (which is 5.9% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Lynchburg College has enrolled a total of 2,720 students (2,247 students full-time and 473 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,720 students, 93 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 37% men and 63% women and 2,079 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 641 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 73 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 11%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 8%
Two or more races: 4%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Lynchburg College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||16%||189|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||10%||116|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||6%||78|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||6%||70||0|
|English Language And Literature/letters||5%||57|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||3%||38|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||2%||22|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Lynchburg College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Lynchburg College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,200. Last year, out of the total 704 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 591 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 650 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 527 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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